Ah Sheng [real name Yang Minsheng] 1950-

Born in Taiwan and graduated from the Chinese Department of Tungwu University in Taiwan in 1977. He became chief editor at the China Times [Shibao zhoukan] in 1986. His published collections of prose include Changqi Tangshan yao [Singing a Tangshan lullaby], Xingguo Jishui xi [Walking past Rapid Water Creek] and Hongxiu luchen [Green sleeves, red dust].